Door County WI Information


Door County Subdivisions

Door County WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 28,295
Population in Households 27,960
Population in Familes 21,920
Population in Group Qrtrs 335
Population Density2 59
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $53,848
Average Household Income $70,945
Per Capita Income $32,076


Total Housing Units 24,877 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,038 (40.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,696 (10.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 12,143 (48.8%)
Median Home Value $221,042
Average Home Value $284,454


Total Households 12,734
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 8,155
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.22% 0.1%
Households 0.18% 0.07%
Families 0.03% -0.03%
Median Household Income   1.47%
Per Capita Income   2.32%


Door County WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Door County to the other 72 counties and county equivalents in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 45 39th
Population Density # 32 57th
Diversity Index # 51 31st
Median Household Income # 31 58th
Per Capita Income # 6 93rd

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